Salmon Arm  

Fishing for thieves

Someone made off with a lot of fishing gear over the weekend in the Shuswap region.

Staff Sgt. Scott West said during the day on July 7, an unknown culprit or culprits entered a carport on Peterson Road in Blind Bay. Two five-gallon gas cans were stolen from the carport and the thief or thieves pried open the cargo hatches on the family’s RV.

“Approximately $1,000 in fishing equipment was taken from the RV,” said West.

Anyone with information on this or other crimes call the Salmon Arm RCMP at (250) 832 6044 or to leave an anonymous tip please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIPS (8477).


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